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Thursday Odds and Ends

-Phoenix/L.A./SLC shop Riester has been appointed as AOR for Sun Valley Dairy’s Greek yogurt brand Voskos following a proposal process that included presentations from five firms from Los Angeles to Chicago.

-NYC-based shop Campfire has appointed Elena Parker as creative technologist.

-And now, some charitable “birthday wishes” from Boston-based Brand Content, which wanted to throw b-day parties for local homeless kids. link

-Cirque du Soleil, which has some ownership stake in Sid Lee. has announced a joint venture to form Sid Lee Entertainment, which will work with brands including Absolut and women’s activewear line, Lole.

-Welcome to the AmEx “Passion Project” (screen grab above). link

-The World Economic Forum and Ketchum have collaborated on a platform dubbed Creative for Good.

-The Advertising Club of New York  has hired Tiffany Edwards joins as foundation & inclusion manager, Elicia Greenberg  as programs director, and Chelsea Temkin as assistant manager of the International ANDY Awards.

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